Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney wants the Legislature to put off a vote on the Columbia River Crossing until February, instead of calling another special session.
New York Times: Senate leaders have reached a deal to end the government shutdown and avoid a default.
Three timber companies filed a lawsuit to lift a logging ban in national forests from the federal government's shutdown.
Tax bills sent out to Multnomah County property owners this week will be bigger than usual, due to voter-approved tax hikes.
Two gay couples filed a lawsuit in federal court asking a judge to overturn Oregon's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.